Author Archives: Catherine

New Lipstick Wednesday!

It’s a thing.  I just started it.    Largely because, ahem, it’s Wednesday and I just got two new lipcolors in the mail.  Duh. Although I also received another blog worthy color a coupla weeks ago, so I’m combining these … Continue reading

I’m baaaaack! Wedding post-mortem and hooray for Temptu!

Helllooooooo! Long time no blog, huh?  Did you miss me?! Well, I’m a married lady now!  Yeehaw!  It was a wonderful weekend with all of our beloved friends and family and I wouldn’t have changed a thing (except perhaps my … Continue reading

OMG – Lime Crime Carousel Gloss! (plus bonus Wicked Velvetine!)

Okay, so it was just last week that I got a little Lime Crime in my life!  In typical #beautyjunkie fashion, that first little taste led me to hunt far and wide for their gorgeously sparkly Carousel Glosses and the … Continue reading

My new obsession – Lime Crime!

I know I’m in trouble when I try a new product (or two), and then find myself OBSESSING over and then finally buying several new shades… and, um, maybe a couple more products to play with. (whistles innocently) So, uh, … Continue reading

New favorites: NARS Audacious Lipsticks

Happy Fall, y’all! Although here in sunny California, it’s definitely still feeling distinctly summery.   Well, it’s been FOREVER since last I blogged, and there’s no excuse – but if there were a good excuse, it would have to be … Continue reading

Urban Decay Sale Haul

I love Urban Decay – I always have.  They have been doing something totally unique for many moons, and I can get behind that.  It also doesn’t hurt that I think their business timeline lines up pretty well with my … Continue reading

April’s Rainy Days Birchbox

Hello! I was very happy with this month’s subscription boxes! The Birchbox has a bit of a rainy day theme, and was chock-full of goodies I was actually pretty stoked to try! I received the Frederic Fekkai Technician Color Care … Continue reading

April’s Ipsy Bag!

Happy Tuesday, y’all! It’s been a busy coupla days!  Between wedding season ramping up, and my crazy idea of starting kickboxing classes, there’s a lot going on – and yesterday I got to take an afternoon to hit a bridal … Continue reading

July Wedding at Twin Oaks!

I did Kelsey’s wedding last July at Twin Oaks and she and her girls were such fun!  Here are a coupla great shots from her big day!   I LOVE this venue.    This is one that Chris and I … Continue reading

While you were weekending…

Phew – it’s been a busy week! Wedding season has landed, and I’m thrilled (if exhausted). This week I had a couple of days at an event for Samy’s camera – we did some fun shots with a model, and … Continue reading